7:19 The Story of Rudolf and Leopold Blaschka Corning Museum of Glass The “Botanical Wonders” (May 18 — November 25, 2007) exhibition at The Corning Museum of Glass celebrated the singular triumph of glassmakers Leopold Blaschka (1822-1895) and his son Rudolf (1857-1939) and offered close-ups of the people and the craft process behind the glass..
5:01 Restoring Blaschka Sea Creatures in Glass – Many years before they were commissioned by Harvard University to make the Glass Flowers, father and son artists Leopold and Rudolf Blaschka meticulously shaped glass into lifelike models of marine and terrestrial animals. Harvard University Many years before they were commissioned by Harvard University to make the..
1:00:51 Sea Creatures in Glass (Leopold and Rudolf Blaschka ) Elizabeth R. Brill, Sea Creatures Preservation Specialist David O. Brown, Photographer and Filmmaker Gonzalo Giribet, Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology; Curator of Invertebrate Zoology, and Alexander Agassiz Professor of Zoology, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University James Hanken,..
Volodymyr Zelenskyy From Wikipedia Volodymyr Oleksandrovych Zelenskyy (Ukrainian: Володимир Олександрович Зеленський, pronounced; born 25 January 1978) is a Ukrainian politician, former actor and comedian who is the sixth and current president of Ukraine. Zelenskyy announced his candidacy for the 2019 Ukrainian presidential election on the evening of 31 December 2018, alongside the New Year’s Eve..
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Then and Now: Vermont’s EV Story December 28, 2021 Imagine if Vermonters had only ever driven electric cars? The truth is, Vermont didn’t have electricity until 1905, and not until the 1960’s in rural areas. But in other parts of the country, EVs accounted for 1/3 of all the vehicles on the road. Electric cars..
Overcoming “Bin-decision” – How to sort your recyclable plastic so more plastic is properly recycled and reused.
37:44 Four Masted Barque rounding Cape Horn 1928 – Captain Irving Johnson Mystic Seaport Film Andre AquaRed Around Cape Horn 1928 All credit to Mystic Seaport videos for creating this wonderful film. They should have a dedicated utube channel for there films as we may be missing some classics. A rare and wonderful part of..
6:21 Orville Wright, Wilbur Wright, Original Footage! First Flight Military Airplane 1909. Flight lasted 1 hour and 12 minutes. The Wright Brothers sold their first airplane to the United States Army in August 1909. Their initial airplane (Model A) was tested at Fort Myer, Virginia on August 20th 1908. After a series of successful test..
1:05 Antikythera Mechanism – Working model in motion See also: – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OBI54xujkN0&list=RDCMUCworsKCR-Sx6R6-BnIjS2MA&index=2 –